Julia is a high school student whose college boyfriend Holt has been alienated. Worried that she will lose it, she goes to the surprise guest. To his horror he learns that he is part of a college club that transfers his Samara tape to each other. Julia learns that Holt was watching the tape six days and a half ago, which means he will be dead by the end of the day. The curse will reunite them, but it is also the greatest threat to their lives.